NEWEST ARRIVALS
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EARLY MAURICE SENDAK American (Boys')! Life (Post-WWII)
withIMPORTANT MORALS
Bond, Gladys Baker; Maurice Sendak, illus.  Seven little stories on big subjects. New York: Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith, 1955. 12mo (18.6 cm, 7.375"). 7 vols. I: 12 pp. II: 12 pp. III: 12 pp. IV: 12 pp. V: 11, [1] pp. VI: 12 pp. VII: 8 pp.; illus.
$2500.00
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CHARADES Make an Early Appearance inEnglish Entertainment
Mayhew, Augustus, & Henry Mayhew.  Acting charades or deeds not words, a Christmas game to make a long evening short. London: D. Bogue (pr. by Henry Vizetelly), [1849]. 16mo (17 cm, 6.75"). Frontis., engr. t.-p., [v]–x, [2], 158, [2] pp.; illus.
$200.00
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Two Classic Works in NahuatlIssued & Bound TOGETHER
(Wonderful Provenance)
Pérez, Manuel.  Farol indiano, y guia de curas de indios. [bound and issued with] Arte de el idioma mexicano. Mexico: por Francisco de Rivera Calderon, 1713. 8vo. I: [24] ff., 192 pp., [2] ff. II: [8] ff., 80 pp., [2] ff.
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Pocket Book of ButterfliesFine COLORED Illustration
Malo, Charles.  Les papillons. Paris: Chez Janet, [1820?]. 12mo (13.2 cm, 5.2"). 198 pp., fold. calendar; 11 plts.
$300.00
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Children's Overview ofGerman Industry, ILLUSTRATED
(Trades & Crafts).  Kleine Technologie oder Beschreibung der Künste und Handwerke für die wissbegierige Jugend. Nürnberg: Friedrich Campe, 1826. Oblong 12mo (9.4 cm, 3.7"). 332 pp. (lacking pp. 145–46, 149–156, 159–160), 19 plts. present.
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A Thorough HOW-TO for the19th-Century Perfumer
Bertrand, C.F.  Le parfumeur impérial, ou l'art de préparer les odeurs, essences, parfums, aromates, eaux de senteur, poudres, pommades, huiles, pâtes, lait virginal, cosmétiques, vinaigres de propreté, savons et savonnettes, pastilles odorantes, fumigations, bains aromatiques, gants parfumés, rouge de toutes qualités, ainsi que la recette la plus moderne pour la composition de l'eau de Cologne; suivi d'un index alphabétique des substances propres à la parfumerie. Paris: Chez Brunot-Labbe [colophon: De l'Imprimerie de Feugueray], 1809. 8vo (21.3 cm, 8.4"). xiv, 402, [2] pp.
$1200.00
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20th-Century Renaissance ManMedievally Inspired MANUSCRIPT Memorial
Erie Railroad Company (Follansbee, Mitchell Davis).  Manuscript on paper, in English. “In memoriam Mitchell D. Follansbee 1870 – 1941.” [Chicago: 1941]. 8vo (27.4 cm, 10.75"). [8 (1 blank)] ff.
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Games Children Played in1802
The First Picture of FOOTBALL” Printed in America
Youthful recreations.  Youthful recreations. Philadelphia: J. Johnson, [ca. 1802]. 16mo (9.5 cm, 3.75"). [16] ff.; illus.
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Unrecorded Italian Fairy Tale withStriking Woodcut
Cirino d'Ancona (attrib. author), & Pánfilo Sassi.  [drop-title] La historia di Liombruno .... Et un capitolo di Pamphilo Sasso. [colophon: In Perugia: per Andrea Bresciano], [1554–87]. 4to (21 cm, 8.25"). [8] pp.
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The Best in DesignLimited Riverside Press Edition byBruce Rogers
Bernard, Auguste; George B. Ives (trans.); & Bruce Rogers.   Geofroy Tory: Painter and engraver: First royal printer: Reformer of orthography and typography under François I: An account of his life and works. Boston: The Riverside Press, 1909. Small 4to (28.8 cm, 11.375"). [22], 332, [8] pp.; illus.
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Around the World with Grossonkel12 Hand-Colored Copperplate Images
Schartmann, Carl.  Zehn Winterabende oder Erzählungen eines Grossonkels aus der Natur, Länder, und Völkerkunde. Ein Bilderbuch den lieben Kindern gewidmet. Berlin: L.W. Krause, [1833]. 8vo (16.3 cm, 6.4"). Frontis., engr. t.-p., 69, [3] pp.; 10 col. plts.
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Jerusalem Delivered; the Elizabethan English Translation
Tasso, Torquato.  Godfrey of Boulogne: or The recoverie of Ierusalem. London: John Bill, 1624. Folio (27.9 cm, 11"). Frontis., [24], [390 of 392] pp. (81/82 excised and replaced in facsimile).
$1150.00
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The Country . . . Possesses the Double Interest of Ancient & Modern Celebrity”
Shoberl, Frederic.  Persia; containing a description of the country, with an account of its government, laws, and religion, and of the character, manners and customs, arts, amusements, &c. of its inhabitants. Philadelphia: John Grigg, 1828. 12mo (18.8 cm, 7.375"). [4], viii–xi, [2], 14–181, [1] pp.; 12 col. plts.
$200.00
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Anderson-IllustratedA Lovely American Binding
Langhorne, John.  The fables of flora. New York: D. Longworth at the Shakspeare Gallery (pr. by L. Nichols), 1804. 12mo (15.7 cm, 6.2"). 70 pp.; 11 plts., illus.
$425.00
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Small but Mighty
Bible.  N.T. Greek. 1828.  Novum Testamentum graecum. Londini: Gulielmus Pickering [colophon: Typis C. Corrall], 1828. 64mo (near miniature: 8.5 cm, 3.375"). Frontis., [6], 511, [1] pp. (half-title lacking).
$275.00
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A Nice Little “Serious” Toybook . . .
. . . Poetic Religious Meditations forChildren
(Now Guess WHY the Front Wrapper Is Blazoned with a CRAB . . . )
Advice and select hymns.  Concord, NH: Atwood & Brown, 1837. 16mo (9.8 cm, 3.8"). 16 pp.; illus.
$100.00
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National Poetry” Neatly Packaged
King, Richard John, ed.; Sir Walter Scott, et al.  Selections from the early ballad poetry of England and Scotland. London: William Pickering [colophon: Printed by C. Whittingham, Chiswick], 1842. 16mo (17 cm, 6.625"). viii, [1], ii–xl, [3], 4–291, [1] pp.
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“The Editor Flatters Himself that the Execution of this Reprint . . .
Will beSelf Recommended
The noble and renowned history of Guy Earl of Warwick.  Containing a full and true account of his many famous and valiant actions, remarkable and brave exploits, and noble and renowned victories. Chiswick: Printed by C. Whittingham for John Merridew et al., 1821. 12mo (19.5 cm, 7.75"). x, [2], 148 pp.; illus.
$250.00
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A Classic of the GenreLove's Progress inWOODCUT EMBLEMS
Hugo, Herman; Christopher van Sichem, illus.  Pia desideria emblematis elegiis & affectibus Ss. Patrum illustrata. Antuerpiae: Typis Henrici Aertssenii, 1628. Small 8vo (12.3 cm, 4.875"). [30], 456, [2] pp.; 46 ill. (woodcuts), 1 coat of arms (woodcut).
$575.00
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Retitled butReadable & Well Decorated
Percival, Emily, ed.  The garland: Or, token of friendship. A Christmas and New Year's gift. New York: Leavitt & Allen, [1854–5]. 12mo (19 cm, 7.5"). 288 pp.; 7 plts.
$95.00
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ORIGINAL Parts in Finely PreservedORIGINAL Wrappers
À Beckett, Gilbert Abbott; John Leech, illus.  The comic history of England. London: Published at the Punch Office, 1846–48. 8vo (22 cm, 8.75"). 20 monthly parts in 19.
$1900.00
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With the Spanish Royal Coat of Arms on BOTH Boards
Balbuena, Bernardo de.  Siglo de oro en las selvas de Erífile. Madrid: Ibarra, 1821. 8vo (18.3 cm, 7.24"). [1] f., xvi, 240, 99, [1] pp.; 1 port.
$975.00
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Adventures in Africa from theFirst Venetian Printers
Livy, Johannes Andreae, ed.  Leaf extracted from Historiae Romanae decades. [Venice]: Vindelinus de Spira, 1470. Folio (37.8 cm, 14.875"). [1] f.
$450.00
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Women Gone WEST . . . Now ca. 170 Years Ago
Ladies' Society for the Promotion of Education at the West.   First annual report. Boston: Well-Spring Press, A.J. Wright, printer, 1847. 8vo. 38 pp.
$145.00
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PORTABLE STOICISM
Epictetus, & Jean-Baptiste Lefebvre de Villebrune, ed.   [two lines in Greek, transliterated as] Epicteti Enchiridion [then] curante J.B. Lefebvre de Villebrune. Parisiis: Typis Philippi-Dionysii Pierres, Regis Typographi Ordinarii, 1782. Sq. 12mo (11.6 cm, 4.6"). [6], 8, 46 pp.
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Witty, Moderately Filthy, & Scarce
Harington, John.  The metamorphosis of Ajax; a cloacinean satire: With the Anatomy and apology ... To which is added, Ulysses upon Ajax. Chiswick: C. Whittingham, 1814. 8vo (19.5 cm, 7.7"). Frontis., xv, [1], xx, [4], 135, [1], 21, [1], 62, [4], 70, [2] pp.; illus., music.
$500.00
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Cooks Helping Cooks
Boston Cooks' Benevolent Association.  Annual ball booklets. Boston: T.J. Russell, 1911, 1913, 1916. 8vo (varying sizes). [16], [20], [20] pp.; illus.
$125.00
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“The First Modern Historical Work on Puerto Rico”
Abbad y Lasierra, Iñigo; Antonio Valladares de Sotomayor, ed.   Historia geográfica, civil y política de la isla de S. Juan Bautista de Puerto Rico. Madrid: En la Imprenta de Don Antonio Espinosa, 1788. 4to (20.5 cm, 8"). [4] ff., 403, [1] pp.
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Waes Hael” IndeedIn a Nicely “Thematic” Binding by Amy Richards
Chase, Edithe Lea, & W.E.P. French.  Waes Hael, the book of toasts; being, for the most part, bubbles gathered from the wine of others' wit, with here and there, an occasional humbler globule believed to be more or less original. New York: Grafton Press, 1904. 8vo (19.8 cm, 7.75"). 303, [1] pp.
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LOUISA Learns aLife Lesson
The tame goldfinch, or, The unfortunate neglect. Philadelphia: Jacob Johnson, 1808. 16mo (13.5 cm, 5.25"). 36 pp.; 3 plts., illus.
$500.00
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In the reign of good King René . . . ”
Guiney, Louise Imogen.  The secret of Fougereuse: A romance of the fifteenth century; from the French. Boston: Marlier, Callanan & Co., 1898. 12mo (18.7 cm, 7.375"). Frontis., 347, [1] pp.; 4 plts.
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First Edition Full of Facts & Fantasy
Mori, Ascanio de.  Prima parte delle novelle di Ascanio De'Mori da Ceno. Mantova: Per Francesco Osanna, 1585. 4to (20.5 cm, 8"). [8], 139, [1] pp.
$3000.00
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A Comedy of Bourgeois MannersBOORISHNESS BLASTED
Dedekind, Friedrich.  Grobianus et Grobiana: Sive, de morum simplicitate, libri tres... Coloniae: [No publisher/printer], 1558. 8vo (14.2 cm, 5.55"). 96 ff.
$1000.00
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A Happy Ending (This Time)
[English, Clara?].  The children in the wood. An affecting tale. Cooperstown: H. & E. Phinney, 1839. 16mo (13.5 cm, 5.25"). 31, [1] pp.; illus.
$125.00
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Breton Folk Literature Legacy Music & Engraved Plates
La Villemarqué, Théodore Hersart, Vicomte de; & Tom Taylor, trans.  Ballads and songs of Brittany ... translated from the “Barsaz-Breiz” of Vicomte Hersart de la Villemarqué. London & Cambridge: Macmillan & Co. (pr. by Bradbury & Evans), 1865. 4to (21.4 cm, 8.4"). Frontis., xxii, [2], 239, [1] pp.; 8 plts.
$400.00
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The Unlucky Man, the Christmas Sing, & the Friend of Cats
Wilkins, Mary.  The people of our neighborhood. Philadelphia: Curtis Pub. Co.; New York: Doubleday & McClure Co., (1898). 32mo (15.2 cm; 6"). viii, 161, [1] pp.
$45.00
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A Renaissance Theories BookWith Reference to America
Castilla, Francisco de.  Theorica de virtudes en coplas, y con co[n]mento. [colophon: Caragoça [Saragossa, Zaragoza]: Impresso ... por Agostin Millan impressor de libros, 1552]. 4to (20 cm, 8"). 2 parts in 1 vol. lxx, xxxiiii, [4] ff.
$9750.00
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He Did Not Use His Apprentices Ill, Because He Knew
He Had Himself a Master in Heaven”
More, Hannah.  The history of the two shoemakers. Philadelphia: Pr. by Jacob Meyer for Johnson & Warner, 1811. 24mo (14.6 cm, 5.75"). 107, [1] pp.; illus.
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Previously Unrecorded EditionEvidence of Readership Everywhere!
Mosellanus, Petrus; Christoph Hegendorff.  Paedologia Petri Mosellani Protegen[um] in puerorum usum conscripta & aucta, dialogi XXXVII. Item Dialogi pueriles Christohori Hegendorphini XII. lepidi aeque ac docti. [Nuremberg]: Apud Iohan Petreium, 1546. 8vo (14.9 cm, 5.875"). [27] ff. (final blank lacking).
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Looking upwards towards the Fountain of Light & Love”
Arthur, Timothy Shay.  The maiden: A story for my young countrywomen. Philadelphia: Henry F. Anners, 1848 (copyright 1845). 12mo (15.3 cm, 6"). [2], [v]–162 pp.
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Poe in FRENCH withDulac Illustrations & Designs
Poe, Edgar Allan; J. Serruys, trans.; & Edmund Dulac, illus.   Les cloches et quelques autres poèmes. Paris: L'Édition d'Art H. Piazza, [1913]. 4to (30 cm, 12"). 96 pp.; 28 col. plts., illus.
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“An Area of Technology . . . of Profound Importance
 in the Spread of Civilisation”
Papermaking & Printing
Needham, Joseph, & Tsien Tsuen-Hsuin.  Science and civilisation in China. Volume 5: Chemistry and chemical technology. Part I: Paper and printing. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987. 8vo (25.3 cm, 10"). xxv, [1], 485, [1] pp.; illus.
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Florida's First AuthorOn a New World Apparition
ofMichael, not Mary
Florencia, Francisco de.  Narracion de la marabillosa aparicion que hizo el archangel San Miguel a Diego Lazaro de San Francisco, indio feligres del Pueblo de S. Bernardo de la jurisdiccion de Santa Maria Nativitas. Fundacion del santuario, que llaman San Miguel del Milagro; de la fuente milagrosa, que debaxo de una peña mostrò el principe de los angeles; de los milagros, que ha hecho el aqua bendita, y el barro amassado de dicha fuente, en los que con fee, y devocion han usado dellos para remedio de sus males. En Sevilla: En la Imprenta de las Siete Revueltas, [1740]. 4to (20 cm; 8"). [8], 194, [4] pp.; illus.
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Before theWar of JENKINS' EAR
Great Britain.  The convention between the Crowns of Great Britain and Spain, concluded at the Pardo on the 14th of January 1739, N.S. London: Printed by Samuel Buckley, 1739. 4to (21.7 cm, 8.625"). 28 pp.
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Cochlaeus on the Schmalkald Articles
Cochlaeus, Johannes.  Ein[n] nötig und Christlich Bedencken, auff des Luthers Artickeln, die man Gemeynem Concilio fürtragen sol. Gedruckt zu Leipzig: Durch Nicolaum Wolrab, 1538. Small 4to (20.8 cm, 8.125"). [96] pp.
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Warning Against Disloyalty Signed Cloth Binding
Hale, Edward Everett.  Man without a country. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1916. 8vo (19.3 cm, 7.625"). [2], frontis., 60 pp.; 3 plts.
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The REFORMERS' Zurich Latin& the VulgateTogether for the FIRST TIME
& withEstienne's Marginal Notes
Bible.   Latin. Vulgate & Zurich. 1545.  Biblia quid in hac editione praestitum sit, vide in ea quam operi praeposuimus, ad lectorem epistola. Lutetiae: Ex Officina Roberti Stephani, 1545. 8vo (20.5 cm, 8"). [12], 156, 172, 116, 180, 128, [40] ff.
$2875.00
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Call it, This Journal of Mine, but a Shimmering of the Summer Sky”
Seidensticker, Edward, & Michitsuna no Haha.  The Kagero nikki: Journal of a 10th century noblewoman. Tokyo: Asiatic Society of Japan, 1955. 8vo (21.6 cm, 8.5"). [2], frontis., [8], 258 pp.; 7 plts.
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The Invigorating Effects of MIND in a Life of Labor”Voices of American Working Women
Knight, Charles, ed.  Mind amongst the spindles. A miscellany, wholly composed by the factory girls. Selected from the Lowell Offering . . . with an introduction by the English editor, and a letter from Harriet Martineau. Boston: Jordan, Swift & Wiley, 1845. 16mo (17.3 cm, 6.8"). 214 pp.
$400.00
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Grammar of the Tagalog Language
San Jose, Francisco de.  Arte y reglas de la lengua tagala. [Manila]: Imprenta Nueva de don Jose Maria Dayot por T. Oliva, 1832. Small 4to (15 cm, 6"). 919, [1] pp.
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Popular Literature“A True Relation & a Curious Romance”
Pavón, Gonzalo.  [drop-title] Verdadera relacion y curioso romance, en que se dà cuenta y declara la descripcion y grandeza del Templo de Salomon. Primera [– segunda] parte. [colophon: Màlaga: Felix de Casas y Martinez, 1789]. 8vo (21.3 cm, 8"). I: [2] ff; II: [2] ff.
$137.50
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Some of Bacon's Most Loved Reflections
Bacon, Francis.  Of gardens: an essay. London & New York: John Lane, 1902. 24mo (15.2 cm, 6"). Frontis., 29, [1], [16 (15 adv.)] pp.
$30.00
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Learn to Do ItNeatly & Gracefully”
Lincoln, Mrs. D.A. [Mary Johnson Bailey].  Carving and serving. Boston: Roberts Bros., 1887 (copyright 1886). 8vo (17.8 cm, 7"). iv, [7]–52, [4] pp.
$95.00
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Pennsylvania Charitable Cooking
Maiden Creek Union Church (Blandon, PA). Ladies Aid Society.   [cover title] Cook book [.] Ladies Aid Society [.] Maiden Creek Union Church, Blandon, Penna. Reading, PA: I.M. Beaver, [late 1926 – early 1927]. 12mo (19.7 cm, 7.75"). 146 pp.; 1 col. plt. (incl. in pagination).
$85.00
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Letters ofPolitian & His Friends
Poliziano [Politianus], Angelo.  Illustrium virorum epistole ab Angelo Politiano partim scripte partim collectae: cum Sylvianis commentariis & Ascensianis scholiis. [Paris: Iodocus Badius Ascensius {Jehan Petit}, [1526/27]. 4to (20.9 cm, 8.2"). [4], CLXXXVIII, CVII–CLXXXIIII [i.e., CCVII–CCLXXXIIII] ff. (pagination extremely erratic; lacking signature B from lib. IX).
$1500.00
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Cooking for a Good CauseNew Hampshire–Style
Sandown Community Hall Association.  Sandown Community Hall cook book. [Manchester, NH: Sandown Community Hall Association], 1921. 8vo (20 cm, 7.8"). 115, [1] pp.
$125.00
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To Toiling Millions, Whose Means are Small, Yet Whose
Desires are Great to Possess a Home . . .”
Dwyer, Charles P.  Economic cottage builder: or, Cottages for men of small means. Buffalo: Wanzer, McKim & Co., 1856. 8vo (23.3 cm, 9.125"). [2], 127, [1] pp.; 32 plts.
$350.00
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Handsome, Scholarly Edition ofDibdin’s Cambridge Notebook
Dibdin, Thomas Frognall; Renato Rabaiotti, ed.; David McKitterick, comp.  Horae bibliographicae cantabrigiensis. A facsimile of Dibdin’s Cambridge notebook, 1823. With readings from the Library Companion, 1824. New Castle [DE]: Oak Knoll [colophon: Verona: Martino Mardersteig in the Stamperia Valdonega], 1989. 4to (24.8 cm, 9.75"). [6], 11–79, [3] pp.; facs.
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Come, Gentle Spring, Ethereal Mildness, Come”
Thomson, James.  The poetical works of James Thomson: comprising all his pastoral, dramatic, lyrical and didactic poems and a few of his juvenile productions: with A life of the author. London: William Tegg & Co., 1850. 18mo (16.3 cm, 6.375"). lxxii, 681, [3] pp.
$125.00
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Early Study of Tuscan Literature from theGiunta Press
Gualteruzzi, Carlo; Vincenzo Borghini, ed.  Libro di novelle, et di bel parlar gentile. Nel qual si contengono cento nouelle altrauolta mandate fuori da Messer Carlo Gualteruzzi da Fano ... Con aggiunta di quattro altre nel fine. Et con una dichiaratione d'alcune delle voci piu antiche. In Fiorenza: Nella Stamparia dei Giunti, 1572. 4to (22.5 cm, 8.875"). [28], 153 (i.e., 165; 79–88 repeated), [3] pp.
$2250.00
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Aldine Editio Princeps
Gregory, of Nazianzus, Saint.  Gregorii Nazanzeni theologi Orationes lectissimae XVI. [colophon: Venetiis: In aedibus Aldi, et Andreae soceri, 1516]. 8vo (16.5 cm, 6.5"). [8], 311, [1] ff.
$2450.00
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Limited Private Press EditionSigned by the Author
Spingarn, Lawrence P.  Elegy for Amelia. Francestown, NH: Typographeum, 1994. 8vo (23.7 cm, 9.375"). 19, [2] pp.
$25.00
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Her ABCs withWit & Glamor!
Dietrich, Marlene.  Marlene Dietrich’s ABC. New York: Frederick Ungar Publishing Co., (1984). 8vo (21.6 cm, 8.5"). vii, 183 pp.; illus.
$400.00
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Holbein’s Dance of DeathHIS ALPHABET with “New” Borders
Holbein, Hans.  L'alphabet de la mort de Hans Holbein entouré de bordures du XVIe siècle et suivi d'anciens poëmes français sur le sujet de trois mors et des trois vis publiés d'après les manuscrits par Anatole de Montaiglon. Paris: Edwin Tross, 1856. 8vo (21.8 cm, 8.625"). [96] pp.; illus.
$450.00
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Brunet: Belle Édition”Sole Italian EstienneTall Copy
Alamanni, Luigi.  La coltivatione di Luigi Alamanni al christianissimo re Francesco Primo. Parigi: Ruberto Stephano, 1546. 8vo (20.8 cm, 8.2"). [2], 154, [2] ff.
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SHE Warns against Ambitious SonsThe Philosophers Say NOT to Trust Women
(Seven Sages of Rome).  Histoire pitoyable du prince Erastus, fils de Diocletien empereur de Romme ... Traduite d’Italien en Françoise, & nouvellement recorrigée. Lyon: Hugues Gazeau, 1584. 16mo (12.2 cm, 4.76"). 424, [8] pp.
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19th-Century Ontario Childhood StoriesAn Arts & Crafts Binding
Connor, Ralph.  Glengarry school days: a story of early days in Glengarry. Chicago: Fleming H. Revell & Co., 1902. 12mo (18.6 cm, 7.375"). [8], 13–340 pp.; 3 plts.
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Eight BRIGHT, High-Quality, Hand-ColoredLITHOGRAPHS
Ribelle, Charles de [pseud. of Rigaud, Jean-Baptiste-Amable]; Charles Vallet, illus.  Les récits amusants. Album de la jeunesse et du foyer. Paris: Amable Rigaud (pr. by Morris et Compagnie), 1860. Large 8vo (27.6 cm, 10.8"). [4], 91, [1] pp.; 8 col. plts.
$450.00
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Another Successful Step in the Exploration of Inner Asia”
Przheval’skii (Prejevalsky), Nikolai Mikhailovich; E. Delmar Morgan, trans.  From Kulja, across the Tian Shan to Lob-Nor. London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1879. 8vo (22.8 cm, 9"). xii, 251, 32 pp.; 2 maps.
$900.00
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SINCERITY, Thy Name is Clara Mai . . .
Fuqua, Clara Mai Howe.  Two dozen. Boston: Richard G. Badger, The Gorham Press, 1912. 8vo (19.5 cm, 7.625"). 32 pp.
$35.00
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Not got a Bible!?!
Sherwood, [Mary Martha].  History of Emily and her brothers. By Mrs. Sherwood. Hartford: G. Goodwin & Sons, 1822. 12mo (13 cm, 5.125"). 22 pp.; illus.
$125.00
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17TH-Century” DiaryBoth Parts Matching ZAEHNSDORF Bindings
[Rathbone, Hannah Mary].  So much ofthe diary of Lady Willoughby as relates to her domestic history, & to the eventful period of the reign of Charles the First. London: Longman, Brown, Green, & Longmans (pr. by C. Whittingham), 1845. 12mo (17.3 cm, 6.8"). [4], 220 pp. [with the same author's] Some further portions of the diary of Lady Willoughby which do relate to her domestic history and to the events of the latter years of the reign of King Charles the First, the Protectorate and the Restoration. London: Longman, Brown, Green, & Longmans, 1848. 12mo. [6], 215, [1] pp.
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Just Desserts ALL COLORFUL!
Price Flavoring Extract Co.  Dr. Price's delicious desserts containing practical recipes carefully selected and tested. Chicago: Price Flavoring Extract Co., © 1904. 12mo (17.8 cm, 7"). 48 pp.; 4 col. plts. (1 double-page).
$85.00
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STORY Told inProse & Verse
“Parley, Peter.”  Peter Parley's story of the bird's nest. Boston: S.G. Goodrich & Co., (copyright 1829). Square 12mo (13.4 cm, 5.25"). 16 pp.; 1 plt.
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Madame Bovary Bound inSilk & with Atmospheric Watercolors
Flaubert, Gustave, Gunter Böhmer, illus.  Madame Bovary. Zurich: Printed for Members of the Limited Editions Club by Fretz Brothers Ltd., 1938. 8vo (22.3 cm, 8.75"). 348, [4] pp.; illus.
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Establishing Quality, Affordable, Modern Education forWOMEN
Stow, Sarah D. Locke.  History of Mount Holyoke Seminary, South Hadley, Mass. during its first half century, 1837–1887. [South Hadley, MA]: Mount Holyoke Female Seminary, 1887. 8vo (23.8 cm, 9.375"). xi, [1], 372 pp.; illus., 17 plates.
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Early Estienne BibliographyWith the Often-Lacking Appendix
Maittaire, Michael.  Stephanorum historia, vitas ipsorum ac libros complectens. Londini: typis Benj. Motte, impensis Christoph. Bateman, 1709. 8vo (19.8 cm, 7.75"). 2 vols. in 1. I: ix, [5], 4, [2], 5–564 pp.; illus. II: 5, [1], 133, [1], 7 pp.
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ALDINEAllegory & OCCULT Philosophy
Apuleius, Lucius, Madaurensis.  L. Apuleii Metamorphoseos, sive Lusus asini libri XI. Floridoru IIII. De Deo Socratis I. De philosophia I. Asclepius Trismegisti dialogus eode Apuleio iterprete. Eiusdem Apuleij liber de dogmatis Platonicis. Eiusde liber de mundo, que magna ex parte ex lib. Aristotelis eiusde argumenti in latinum traduxit ... Apologiae II. Isagogicus liber Platonicae philosophiae per Alcinou[m] philosophum, graece impressus... Venetiis: In aedibus Aldi et Andreae soceri, 1521. 8vo (15.1 cm, 6"). 266 (i.e., 264), [28] ff. (foliation erratic).
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Homer in Greek, Using Proctor's Type
Homer (Homerus).  [one line in Greek, transliterated as] Homēri Odysseia. Oxford: Pr. at the University Press, 1909. Tall 4to (29 cm, 11.5"). [4 (3 blank)], [227], [3 (blank)] ff.
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Early Example of Plantin's ARABIC Type Evidence of Readership
Dousa, Georgius.  Georgii Dovsae De itinere svo Constantinopolitano, epistola. Accesserunt veteres inscriptiones Byzantio & ex reliqua Graecia nunc primum in lucem editae, cum quibusdam doctorum virorum epistolis. [Leyden]: Ex officina Plantiniana, apvd Christophorvm Raphelengivm, Academiae Lugduno-Batauae typographum, 1599. 8vo (16.8 cm; 6.625"). 141, [1] pp. Lacks final blank.
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A Tale ofCrime & Redemption
Straparola, Giovanni Francesco (Gianfrancesco). La copia di un grandissimo caso intervenuto a uno gran gentil huomo Senese condenato a morte e condotto dal propio figliolo alla giustitia, cosa bella e sententiosa. [Italy]: no date (ca. 1550?). 4to (20 cm; 7.75"). [8] pp.
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Peregrino Becomes “PEREGRIN”First French Appearance, ILLUSTRATED
Caviceo, Jacopo.  [Libro de Peregrino] Dialogue treselegant intitule le Peregrin, traictant de lhonneste et pudicq amour concilie par pure et sincere vertu, traduict de vulgaire Italien en langue Fra[n]coyse... Paris: [Pr. by Nicolas Couteau for] Galliot du Pré, [1527]. 4to (25 cm, 9.8"). [8], 169, [1 (facs.)] ff.; illus.
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Epic Romance ofAlexander the Great
Gautier de Chatillon, Philippe.  Alexandreidos Galteri poetae clarissimi, libri decem. [colophon: Ingoldstadtii: in officina sua Alexander Weissenhorn], 1541. 8vo (15.8 cm, 6.2"). [8], CXVI, [4 (1 blank)] ff.
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A Celebration of Fine EducationInscribed by the Author
Cunningham, Frank H.  Familiar sketches of the Phillips Exeter Academy and surroundings. Boston: James R. Osgood & Co., 1883. 8vo (20.1 cm; 7.875"). xiv, 360 pp. illus.
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Petit de Julleville, Louis, trans.   La chanson de Roland: Traduction nouvelle rhythmée et assonancée avec une introduction et des notes. Paris: Alphonse Lemerre (pr. by A. Quantin), 1878. 8vo (20.7 cm, 8.18"). [4], 460, [4] pp.
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The Berdugos ofSeville, Arevalo, Zacatecas, & Mexico City
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Berdugo de Avila Haro y Velasco, Martin, & Agustin Berdugo de Avila Haro y Velasco.  Manuscript on paper, in Spanish. Carta de hidalguia. Seville, Zacatecas, Mexico City: 1788.
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